• Moody Tongue: A Fancy Brewery

    One thing that my generation will be known for is the craft brewery. It seems like no matter which town, city, or neighborhood you are in, you will find multiple. Chicago is no…

    Stencil font reading "MD and OD"

    Working with the MDs

    This fall, I was at my contact lens externship site: Kresge Eye Institute in Detroit, MI (connected to Wayne State). While there, I fit and evaluated…

    Illinois College of Optometry Security Van. Provides rides to students who live nearby, especially in late hours after studying.

    ICO Security Van

    After a long day at school, one of the last things I want to do is worry about how I’m going to get back to my…

    ICO blogger and ICO beau pose in front of CANADA 150 Sign

    NBEO vs. OEBC

    NBEO¬†exams are the national optometric board certifications required in the United States. OEBC is the Canadian equivalent. Some optometry students only take American boards, and others…

    Kayaking Through Chicago

    I had a pretty cool opportunity last month. I went kayaking for the first time with some of my fellow classmates, and what better place to…